Overview

We are seeking a vegetarian cook/chef to cook for residents, volunteers and visitors.
Cooking a mid day meal for 5-20 people. 5 days per week with some week end work. Hours to be arranged. Taking care of the commercial kitchen – including all cleaning, stock care and complying with health and safety guidelines.

Applicants should have previous experience cooking for groups. Have a good knowledge of vegetarian food and balanced diet. Be able to complete efficiently all kitchen care related tasks.
It is not necessary to have commercial experience but this would be helpful.

Qualifications in catering and Food Hygiene desirable although Food Hygiene training can be provided.

We have a vegetable garden and therefore an interest in cooking with fresh garden produce is required.
Able to work alone and with volunteers.

If required there would be opportunity for more hours as the season progresses.

About Rangjung Yeshe UK

Rangjung Yeshe UK is a Buddhist Charity based at Gomde Lindholme Hall. We have a small resident group and regular volunteers who run and manage the centre. We offer courses, teachings and retreats throughout the year. We are a registered charity.

It is not necessary to be Buddhist to work here ( many of our volunteers are not Buddhist) but it is necessary to support our basic principles of avoiding harming, being kind and helping create a harmonious environment.

Based in the middle of the Hatfield Moor Nature Reserve. The centre is secluded and beautiful. Being 3 miles from the nearest bus stop independent  transportation would be required.